The Mystery Of Southern California’s Racetrack Playa Is Completely Baffling

There’s something completely magical – and baffling – about these mysterious stones in Death Valley, California.

There’s no other place quite like it on earth, and scientists are still trying to understand what exactly is going on in this isolated desert basin.

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We might never know for sure what’s behind this bizarre phenomenon, but the mystery is part of the beauty of this place.